"To elaborate on what Mesa said..... Its difficult to figure out how to re-enter the ski area after you exit a gate. It often means long traverses and/or hikes. With the proper knowledge its easy, but without it, you may be spending the night in fish…"
"East Face and St. Pats DO have cliffs in them. Some of my favorite drops are back there. If you know what to look for, they are easily avoidable for the most part. The entire run may not be as steep as the chutes or Christmas Tree , but there are…"